Northern British Columbia Travel Guide

Welcome to North B.C., Canada is a vast and ruggedly beautiful region of British Columbia. Well known for its wildlife, mountain ranges, raging rivers, backcountry lakes, ocean coastline, blankets of forests and many wilderness adventures.

The adventures most enjoyed in the Northern BC region during the summer months include fishing, backpacking, golfing, horseback riding, mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, wildlife touring, sightseeing, birding, etc.

During the snow and ice months activities most enjoyed in British Columbia's north include ice fishing, xc skiing, snowmobiling, downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and the Northern Lights. There are tours, guides, attractions, wilderness lodges and adventure companies operating from many of the communities.

The main tourism communities located in the northern regions of British Columbia  include Prince Rupert, Terrace, Smithers, Houston, Burns Lake, Fort St. James, Vanderhoof, Prince George, Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Tumbler Ridge, Fort Nelson and Atlin. The North B.C. communities provide many of the services important to travelers.

Some of the top activity and adventure destinations in the region include Lakelse Lake Provincial Park (Terrace); China Nose Mountain Trail (Houston); Burns Lake Mountain Biking Park and Babine Lake (Burns Lake); Mt. Pope Provincial Park Trail (Fort St. James); Telegraph Wilderness Trail & Omenica Trail (Vanderhoof); Giscome Heritage Trail & Teapot Mountain Trails (Prince George); Monkman Provincial Park (Tumbler Ridge), Atlin Lakes (Atlin); Cow Bay (Prince Rupert) and the Stone Mountain Provincial Park and Summit Lake (west of Fort Nelson).

Some of the top outdoor sightseeing destinations in the region include the Alaska Highway (Dawson Creek); Butze Rapids, Grizzly Bear Sanctuary and the Historic Fishing Village (Prince Rupert); Nisga'a Lava Bed Park (Terrace): Kasan First Nation Village (Old Hazelton); Fort St. James National Historic Site of Canada (Fort St. James); Forest of the World & the Huble Homestead (Prince George); Kinuseo Falls (Tumbler Ridge) and the Liard Hot Springs (west of Fort Nelson).


9323 100th St
Fort St John
V1J 4N4

9705 Alaska Road
Fort St John
V1J 1A4

8540 Alaska Rd
Fort St John
V1J 5L6
fort-st-john-hotel-super8
Our location off the Alaska Highway. Book a room at our hotel and enjoy our indoor heated pool with water slide, or soak in our hot tub after a long day on the road. Free WiFi with 10 Mbs and in-room Optik HD TV.

9500 West Alaska Rd,
Fort St John
V1J 6L5
Handicap Access
Children Welcome
Private Bath
Pet Friendly
Air condition
simthers-cottage
Book your stay with Aspen Bay Cabins set beside Chapman Lake B.C. Scenic Mountain views await from your front deck along the lake-shore. Four rustic square log cabins await you with full propane kitchens,barbecues.On site sauna and shower,book now.

Babine Lake Road Km 40.5
Smithers
canyoncreekcampground
Situated in Hixon along Highway 97, our campground is one of the most beautiful and best kept secrets in the central interior of British Columbia. Located in a lovely and unique creek side setting.

39035 Hwy 97
Hixon
V0K 1S0
W-LAN WiFi
Children Welcome
Pet Friendly
prince-rupert-bb
Located beside the wharf on Cow Bay

201 Cow Bay Road
Prince Rupert
V8J 1A2
Handicap Access
Non-Smoking Area
W-LAN WiFi
Children Welcome
Private Bath
Restaurant

10419 Alaska Hwy
Fort St John
V1J 1B1
Non-Smoking Area
W-LAN WiFi
Private Bath
Pet Friendly
Restaurant
Air condition

167 3rd Ave East
Prince Rupert
V8J 2X3

1534 11th Avenue
Prince Rupert
V8J 2X3

8540 Alaska Rd
Fort St John

1702 Atlin Ave.
Prince Rupert

9323 - 100 Street
Fort St John

4326 Lakelse Ave
Terrace
V8G 1N8
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